Sheffield wins national award to be named a Social Enterprise City.
Sheffield has been named an official Social Enterprise City winning a national award recognising it as a hot-spot of social enterprise activity.
Social Enterprises are businesses with a social or environmental mission. They are a fast growing and important part of the local and national economy helping re-generate communities, create jobs where they are needed most and reduce inequalities. The award is granted by Social Enterprise UK the membership body for UK social enterprises and Sheffield now joins a leading group of pioneering hotspots around the UK and the world.